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UK Treasury could have raised £3bn more in 4G auction

According to Ofcom's figures, the Treasury could have raised billions more for the 4G spectrum bands it flogged to the networks.

By Mar. 16, 2013

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Hackers release data on ex-Treasury Secretary Rubin

In latest pro-protest salvo, hackers dump data on former banker and Treasury Secretary.

By Oct. 24, 2011

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TurboTax face-off: Treasury nominee vs. Intuit

Tim Geithner's nomination status has been corrected. His nomination has not come up for a full Senate vote yet.

By Jan. 26, 2009

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TurboTax face-off: Treasury nominee vs. Intuit

Tim Geithner's mention of TurboTax as he tried to explain away back taxes during a confirmation hearing last week highlights two common IT problems: users vs. apps, and garbage in vs. garbage out.

By Jan. 26, 2009

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Dick Armey: Treasury Dept. should not overreact to Net gambling

An opinion article by the former House Majority Leader says the Bush administration is pushing last-minute regulations that could have "devastating consequences for privacy and e-commerce."

By Oct. 31, 2008

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US Treasury wasting tens of millions on a $1 million problem

A recent IT spending report for the US federal government shows a lot of waste.

By Feb. 12, 2008

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Apple, Microsoft among firms earning tax-free interest from US -- report

The companies, along with Google and Cisco, own a collected $124 billion in US Treasury debt offshore, allowing them to collect tax-free interest.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Cheques to be paid in by snapping a photo with your phone

Take a photo of your cheque with your phone, and you could soon pay in electronically, without having to leave the house.

By Dec. 26, 2013

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Charlemagne's 1,200-year-old bones are likely the real deal

After 26 years of analysis, German researchers conclude that "with great likelihood" they've been dealing with the skeleton of Charles the Great.

By Feb. 6, 2014